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Three Countries ~ 25 Wells

March 31st, 2014

“Glory be to God” is imprinted in the wet cement of  every well.  Last year Wells of Hope International, Inc. sponsored 25 wells in Malawi, Tanzania, and Zambia.  Each village, made up of many families is benefiting by improved health, agricultural and personal safety. Marion Medical Mission one of our Africa partners, installed 2,999 wells [...]

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Cholera eliminated in just three weeks…

December 24th, 2013

One of our partners Marion Medical shares this story: Cholera was completely eliminated from the village after receiving their well in just three weeks.  Amazing!    A child dies every 21 seconds from water borne diseases.  That is approximately 4,000 children who will die today*…they will not live to see Christmas Day.  It will not [...]

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A Story Worth Telling

November 12th, 2013

The old woman made her way through the darkness to the water hole. She had a handful of food, a basin and the simple need for water.  Her plan, as in many nights before, was to eat the food, sleep by the hand dug trench and be the first person to capture the little water [...]

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Akpe…Ka Ka Ka Ka Ka

November 12th, 2013

Ka Ka Ka Ka when added to Akpe or “’thank you” in the Togo/Ewe dialect means extreme thankfulness for a gift, gesture or for a deed done.  We want to express extreme thankfulness for all the interest, prayers and gifts given during this past year.  The support of our partners has allowed us to add [...]

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2,800 Wells in Six Weeks

October 14th, 2013

Wells of Hope International is pleased to announce that we are including Marion Medical Mission Shallow Well Program (MMM) as another partner worthy of support in Africa. Since 1991 MMM has dug over 18,700 wells supplying clean water to 2,000,000 villagers. The sustainability of these wells is 92.3%.   Medical personnel often report a 100% drop in dysentery related diseases among [...]

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